The Strings Make The Sound

 

Everything you need to know about the Stringed Instruments you Love.

 

The Stringed Instruments We Cover:

  • Guitar
  • Ukulele
  • Banjo
  • Fiddle
The Challenges Transitioning From Ukulele to Guitar
So, you want to transition from Ukulele to guitar. We love both instruments, so we get it. In fact, there[...]
The Only Bass Guitar Strings Guide You’ll Ever Need
It is pretty difficult to play your bass guitar without strings. Needless to say, the type of string you choose is[...]
70 of the Best Guitar Solos You’ll Ever Hear
We all know a few epic guitar solos. They stick with you... you find yourself humming them or tapping a[...]
9 Ways to Quickly Tune Your Guitar Like a Pro
You have your guitar. You want to play your guitar. Pretty basic right? Only one obstacle is in your way.[...]
What makes the Best Acoustic Electric Guitar Strings?
Tone and Appeal of Acoustic-Electric Guitar StringsThe strings found on your acoustic-electric guitar have a huge impact on how the[...]
What Makes the Best Electric Guitar Amps Great?
When it comes to creating the right sound with the electric guitar, selecting the right amplifier is of utmost importance.[...]
14 Bass Guitar Riffs To Add to Your Arsenal Now
Just being able to rip through a bunch of different bass guitar riffs will not make you an expert bassist.[...]
Learning Guitar Scales Quickly with 3 Basic Scales
Learning guitar scales can be fun and enjoyable when you understand how they are constructed and why they work well[...]
85 Acoustic Guitar Songs for Beginners
There is something special about an easy guitar song for beginners. Maybe it's the fact you've heard them played for[...]
The Best Guitar For Rocksmith – That Won’t Be Replaced After the Game
We aren't going to recommend you go out to a pawn shop and get a super cheap electric guitar to[...]
The Difference between Guitar Picks and Which should you Use?
The poor, lowly, and often forgotten guitar plectrum. Better known as a pick, we strongly recommend you take time to experiment[...]
The First Goal of a Bass Guitar Player
Playing Bass guitar is not like playing any other instrument. In fact, unless you are the rare bassist like Flea[...]
Artistworks Review: The Best Online Music lessons for Beginners?
Say whatever you will about the internet, but it has opened up some amazing opportunities that weren't available to anyone[...]
The Parts of an Electric Guitar You Need to Know!
The electric guitar tends to be one of the more complicated stringed instrument as far as components go. Much more[...]
What is the Best Acoustic Guitar Under 500 dollars?
It turns out that “What is the best acoustic guitar under 500 dollars” is a very loaded question. The sheer[...]
5 Tips to Improve your Chord Change Speed
The guitar is the most widely used musical instrument there is, popular in everything from country to pop music. One[...]
The Parts of an Acoustic Guitar you Need to Know
It’s essential for anyone who wants to learn how to play the guitar to know the different parts that make[...]
The Best Gifts for Guitar Players You Can Find – 2017 Edition
Just like any hobby or occupation that tends to have a devoted following, guitar players can be difficult to shop[...]
What is the Best Electric Guitar for Beginners – 2017 Edition
How many young men and women decided they wanted to pick up a guitar after seeing the likes of Eric Clapton,[...]
Mastering the Fretboard: Bass Guitar Notes Simplified
The importance of the four strings of a bass guitar in adding texture and character to any song is universally[...]
Learning Guitar Notes in 5 Easy Steps
Learning to play an instrument can be an incredibly fulfilling experience. Learning guitar notes, on the other hand, can seem[...]
5 Tips to Learning Acoustic Guitar String Notes Quickly!
Learning the acoustic guitar string notes is not hard, but it takes a lot of practice and perseverance. Although most[...]
Bass Guitar Building 101: The Parts That Make the Music
Bass guitars are such an important instrument in any band. If you decide to play one as your instrument of[...]

“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain”.  

-Bob Marley 

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The Basic Ukulele Chords to Focus on First
One of the first things you should do as a beginner Ukulele player is to find a few chords you[...]
The History of the Ukulele – Its Origins Through Modern Day
The Early History of the Ukulele The origin of the Ukulele is highly attributed to Hawaii though it was first[...]
Easy Ukulele Songs For Beginners: 4 chords for 30 songs
It is important as a budding musician to learn the easy things first. Not only will you make noticeable progress[...]
5 Tips to Improve your Chord Change Speed
The guitar is the most widely used musical instrument there is, popular in everything from country to pop music. One[...]
Ukulele Notes and How to Learn Them The Easy Way
While learning to play the Ukulele it may be easiest to learn a handful of chords first. There are a[...]
11 Easy Violin Songs for Beginners to Master
Learning the Violin or Fiddle is no different than any other stringed instrument. When you first start it seems like[...]
Easy Banjo Songs For Beginners – Picking In No Time!
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Artistworks Review: The Best Online Music lessons for Beginners?
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Full Review of Ukulele Buddy by JP Allen
People are always asking about us about the different programs and courses online that are said to help teach people[...]
9 Great Gifts for Ukulele Players in 2018!
The good news about shopping for your favorite ukulele player is that ukulele gifts are generally not hard to find,[...]